Research Programs at OHSU Fertility

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As one of the country’s leading teaching and research institutions, OHSU is actively investigating new methods and technologies to help people overcome fertility problems. OHSU remains at the forefront of medical and technological innovation in fertility treatments.

Recognized accomplishments

OHSU Fertility Consultants was the first fertility program in the state of Oregon, the 1st successful IVF program in Oregon, and the 1st program on the West Coast to have a baby born from a frozen egg.

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Clinical trials

We have a proven record in women's health research.  Our doctors offer you opportunities not available at other clinics in our area.

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Basic science research

We join forces with other nationally recognized researchers and experts. Our researchers are working in partnership with the Division of Reproductive Sciences at ONPRC, the Oregon Stem Cell Center, and the departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Molecular & Medical Genetics at OHSU. Shoukhrat Mitalipov, Ph.D., recently joined our faculty team. His breakthrough research in gene therapy aims to prevent some inherited diseases.

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Clinical trials

OHSU is currently conducting clinical research studies in reproductive medicine. 

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